Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for January to April 1859

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/185
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x0002ae
  • Dates of Creation
      03 Jan 1859-14 Jul 1859
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 file 175 folios

Scope and Content

Topics of correspondence include concerns over the ill health of Keithy [Mary Keith Lloyd, nee Elphinstone], and her death (Mss Eur F88/185/25 and Mss Eur F88/185/27); the deaths of Lord Murray and Sir Jamsetjee Jeejeebhoy (Mss Eur F88/185/23 and Mss Eur F88/185/59); Mountstuart Elphinstone Grant Duff's engagement to Miss Webster (Mss Eur F88/185/7); Lord Elphinstone being offered a peerage of the United Kingdom and William Patrick's Adam's progress in the elections (Mss Eur F88/185/37 and Mss Eur F88/185/45). Some of the letters have brief annotations by Mountstuart Elphinstone regarding his response. Also includes draft letters from Elphinstone

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